Life With Osteoporosis: The Untold Story

In June 2014, the National Osteoporosis Society launched Life with Osteoporosis.

In June 2014, the National Osteoporosis Society launched Life with Osteoporosis - a landmark study to find out more about the impact of osteoporosis and fragility fractures on people’s lives.

3228 people took part in the survey - the biggest sample we have ever achieved for a research project of this kind.

The report has been launched and offers an unparalleled insight into the true impact osteoporosis and fractures have on quality of life.

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Hear people with osteoporosis tell their stories

Enilce

Gary

Joyce

Margaret

Nancy

People who have fractured
0%

have experienced height loss or a change in their body shape

people in long-term pain
0%

have suffered for 5 years or more

people who had fractured
0%

reported having their physical intimacy affected

Affect of Osteoporosis
0%

said osteoporosis had made them feel socially isolated

1 in 4 people with osteoporosis
0%

had to give up work, change their job or reduce their hours